Forklift Training Perth

TLILIC2001A Licence to operate a forklift truck
Site Skills

Forklift Trucks are used across a wide variety of industry and are a valuable tool to streamline processes.

Standard Course i2 Days$415
Refresher i1 Day$295
Weekend Course i1 Day$320

Perth Forklift Training Availability

To apply for a course simply click on one of the available dates

Standard Course

2 Days | $415

The standard course includes training and assessment.


1 Day | $295

The refresher course is a one day course for experienced operators only.

Weekend Course

1 Day | $320

The Weekend course is for the Refresher course only.


Group, Corporate and/or On-Site bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table.

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Please contact our facility on 08 6500 0114 or email for more information.

Voc can be provided for this course

Forklift Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.

Note a High Risk Work Licence fee of $84 applies above the course cost. This is directly payable to WorkSafe WA.

This course is available on a Payment Plan

Course Overview

Forklift Training aims to give participants hands on practical skills and knowledge in the safe and efficient operation of a counter-balance forklift. Participants will gain an understanding of applicable legislations:

  • Forklift types and uses
  • Load charts
  • Load types and characteristics
  • Lifting attachment types and uses
  • Be able to plan work and manage risks
  • Pre and post start checks
  • Safe driving techniques
  • Forklift stability
  • Shift and manoeuvre a variety of loads
  • Shutdown procedures and associated paperwork.

Max Students


Prerequisite Information

There are no prerequisites to this operator's licence, however. Participants will not be able to apply for the HRW Licence until they are 18 years old. Participants will need a basic level of numeracy as course involves some calculations.

Course Delivery

Forklift (Licence) training and assessment is conducted at the Site Skills Training facility 72-80 Belgravia St, Belmont, Perth 6104. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.

Course Times

Students should arrive at the Perth facility at 7am for a 7.30am start.

Units of Competency

TLILIC2001A Licence to operate a forklift truck

Verification of Competency

Forklift Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.

Payment Options

Forklift Training can be paid upfront or through a weekly payment plan (The payment plan option is only available for Standard Course or Night Classes). For more information please contact the facility or view our Payment Plan FAQ's.

Qualification Outcomes

Successful candidates will be eligible to apply to WorkSafe for their (LF) Forklift Licence. This is a High Risk Work Licence

Suitable For

Forklift Training is suitable for those who wish to operate a forklift truck within the Resources, Construction, Transport and retail industries.

Licensing Regulation

A photographic licence is issued to people who are assessed as being competent to hold the High Risk Work licence (HRW licence), subject to identification checks and verification of age. You must be at least 18 years of age before you can be issued with an HRW licence from Worksafe WA. A HRW licence is issued for a period of five (5) years starting on the date of issue of the first HRW licence class endorsed on the licence.


There is no recognition of prior learning for this unit

Work Opportunities

Forklift Trucks are used across a range of industries including building and construction, horticulture, civil and resource industries, retail and warehousing

Further Opportunities

Forklift Training can be accredited towards the nationally recognised qualification TLI31610 Certificate III in Warehousing, through the process of RPL

Further Information

Are you interested in Forklift Training? For more information about the course or how to apply, email or call 08 6500 0114 or you can Apply Online.

Forklift Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.

RTO32531, TGA unit Code TLILIC2001A

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